From the moment Lil' Kim entered the spotlight with Junior M.A.F.I.A. in 1994, and then on her own with 'Hard Core' in 1996, it was obvious that she was someone to keep an eye out for.

And over the course of her 19-year (and going) career, the Queen Bee has gone through a number of transformations. We're not just talking about the ridiculous outfits she rocks onstage or the red carpet -- remember that lavender butterfly number? Instead, takes a look at how Lil' Kim's face has changed over the years. Trust us, you're in for an interesting ride.

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